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NICOLE IN ISTANBUL FOR #SWAROVSKISS15: DAY 3

By the third morning the things that at first seemed foreign to me had started to become the norm – the early-morning singing from the mosques across the city, the constant sound of traffic and the flowing...
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NICOLE IN ISTANBUL FOR #SWAROVSKISS15: DAY 2

Waking up in Istanbul was disorientating, to say the least. Perhaps it was the ‘call to prayer’ resonating through the city in the early hours of the morning, or the fact that the sky was a murky mixture...
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NICOLE IN ISTANBUL FOR #SWAROVSKISS15

Our junior fashion editor, Nicole Newman, is currently in Istanbul with Swarovski for the launch their SS 2015 collection. She's keeping a diary to share the inside scoop with you, here's what went down on day...
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LA MER #REVITALISINGDESTINATIONS: JAPAN

SAIHO-JI Kyoto, Japan A living, breathing mystery, the Moss Temple sits in wooded hills an hour west of downtown Kyoto. The ancient Saiho-ji temple would be quite unremarkable if not for its...
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LA MER #REVITALISINGDESTINATIONS: ARIZONA

SEDONA Arizona, USA The result of 350 million years of historical geological ferment involving oceans, volcanoes, and a great fresh water lake, Sedona’s red rock formations are said to transmit healing...
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LA MER #REVITALISINGDESTINATIONS: HELSINKI

HELSINKI Finland The capital of Finland, one of the cleanest metropolitan centers in Europe, is often referred to as the Pearl of the Baltic, a well-deserved name that refers to the city’s sweeping...
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LA MER #REVITALISINGDESTINATIONS: BHUTAN

PARO TAKTSANG Bhutan Known also as the Tiger’s Nest, this ancient Buddhist temple was built 10,200 feet up the side of a mountain in the lap of the Himalayas—some say it is the closest they have ever...
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LA MER #REVITALISINGDESTINATIONS: FRANCE

ABBEY OF SENAQUE Gordes, France One of the last working monasteries in France, this pristine sanctuary was originally founded in 1148 by a group of twelve Cistercian monks. At the Abbey of Sénanque in...
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DKNY MYNY: NIQUITA BENTO

A few weeks ago we told you about the new scent, MYNY by Donna Karan New York. A fruity, floral fragrance that celebrates the city and the women who live there. Over the past few weeks we’ve spoken to...
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DKNY #MYNY: TORNE LEIGH VELK

A few weeks ago we told you about the new scent, MYNY by Donna Karan New York. A fruity, floral fragrance that celebrates the city and the women who live there. Now, we're talking to up-and-coming female...